The Assistant Director of Australia’s Imported Food section, Mr Stuart Grant, has revealed why many food imports are being rejected. Mr Grant, from the Federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources,...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has released the third edition of Safe Food Australia. Safe Food Australia is a guide to the food safety standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is warning franchisors about potentially unfair contract terms under a new law offering greater protections to small businesses from 12 November 2016. Speaking...

Key players within the Australian dairy industry have agreed to a new voluntary code of conduct. Australian Dairy Farmers (ADF), state dairy farming groups and dairy processors have agreed to follow a...

The Australian Federal Government has today released its draft bill to change the Competition and Consumer Act and introduce the controversial ‘effects test’. Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull announced...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has warned food companies to be careful about making misleading marketing claims related to health conditions after EasyMeals claimed its meals...

A recent salmonella outbreak that affected a particular rockmelon supply chain has again raised the issue of whether a Horticultural food safety protocol should be introduced as a standard under the Australia...

The company which owns V energy drinks is fighting Coca-Cola over the colour green, and are taking the case to the Australian Federal Court. V energy drinks are produced by Frucor Beverages and have sought...

Food and beverage producers will soon be required under a new American federal law to declare if any genetically modified (GMO) ingredients have been used in a product. The new legislation, which was an...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has re-authorised the “Marketing in Australia of Infant Formula: Manufacturers and Importers Agreement” (MAIF) for another five years. The...